PTA mind map download

Use our visualisation tool as inspiration for your fundraising activities this term - from an original idea by Ruth Presswood

Download the mindmap and use the handy hyperlinks below.




PE and gym

  • Sponsored bunny hop for Easter – Set up an activity circuit, then ask the children (bunnies) to get sponsorship based on how many circuits they complete.
  • Dance-a-thon – Can pupils dance for a whole hour? Or two? Hold in bubbles and award prizes individually and for the best classes.

Own clothes

  • Non-uniform day
  • Dress up or down day
  • Break the rules/Dare to be different day – Compile a list of school rules the children are allowed to break for one day. A fine must be paid for each rule broken.
  • Pyjama day
  • World Book Day – dressing up




  • Individual walking challenge
  • Individual sponsored bike ride
  • Socially distanced relay
  • Individual climb a mountain
  • Individual fun run
  • Group challenge – 'Walk to another country'. Take the number of pupils in the school and multiply by how many miles you think each might walk. Select a country that distance away. Tie the challenge in with learning about the country or cooking its dishes in school.

Affiliate schemes


Local area

  • Treasure hunt/quiz
  • Scarecrow trail
  • Easter egg hunt
  • Front garden sale
  • Geocaching
  • Winter lanterns – Light up the dark days of winter. Provide families with a lantern-making kit with simple instructions and choose an evening after school for the trail to take place. Participants can tick off each lantern on a trail map, which they print at home. Offer prizes for the most creative lanterns.

Virtual events